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Facebook accepts more than one password

With Facebook login, my password had a form of uppercase letters, lowercase letter and numbers. Not strong, but it did the job. For example hunTer2 Recently, I was told by an acquaintance that I ...
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YouTube videos embedded in Facebook are not playing when in HTTPS

All the YouTube videos embedded in Facebook do not play when in HTTPS. When I click play, the video just disappears and it leaves blank white space. While when not using a secure connection, ...
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How do I disable notifications in my personal profile for activity on pages I am an admin of?

I'm an admin of several pages on Facebook (for technical stuff like RSS imports, etc.), but neither do I contribute content nor do I care about their content. Still, as an admin, I get notifications ...
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Block requests from apps in Facebook

Some Facebook friends are playing games on Facebook such as Empires & Allies and Hidden Chronicals. I never tried those games or gave them permission to contact me, but I receive annoying daily ...
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Ignore specific friend published messages in Facebook News Feed

How to ignore my specific friend published messages in my News Feed on Facebook and at the same time I don't want to unfriend with him.
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Why does Facebook suggest friends that only appear in my Google Contacts?

Some time ago (yeah, I admit that was stupid), I granted Facebook to access my Gmail account to look for friends. While I'm pretty sure I revoked access at some point, Facebook still occasionally ...
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How do I move friends from one list to another on Facebook

To approach the functionality of Google+ circles, I'd like to move all friends from one Facebook list to another. For example, I'd like to move most of the people from my list for where I work (smart ...
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Facebook is not displaying any messages

This is how it looks currently: When I click on Messages, it dims out and then doesn't display anything. I have tried the following: Refreshed the page. Tried it in latest versions of Safari, ...
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Why do some of my Facebook friends on chat have a musical symbol by their names?

I have noticed that some of my friends have this musical symbol to the right of their names in the Facebook chat panel. What does it mean?
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What are my most-liked Facebook posts?

Is there a Facebook app that ranks all my Facebook posts (status updates, photos, links, etc.) by number of likes? How about one that ranks my friends by average number of likes on each friend's ...
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Is there a way to create two or more smart lists on Facebook?

Here's an example, I want to create two different education smart lists. Both of the same type, but different. Is there a way? Because there are times when Facebook does create two Work smart lists, ...
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How to hide my profile and activities in Facebook from a user who has already hid his profile and activities from me?

A user has done something to his/her profile so that I am not able to find him/her on Facebook. On the other hand, he/she is able to see my activities. For example, he/she posted a message on ...
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How can you tag a FB page follower, member or participant in a comment?

I'm asking this because I've seen page admins who answer a person tagging him/her on their comments. Sometimes I comment on a page I haven't even "like" it, and the admi is able to tag me in his ...
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How to Add a Facebook Like Button to Tumblr

There doesn't seem to be any official documentation on Tumblr or Facebook as to how to add a Facebook like button within posts. The only documentation I see is ...
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Are alternate names in Facebook searchable?

I mean that, if I add an alternate name to my Facebook account, will my profile be found by others even when they search by my alternate name?
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How to specify a hidden email address when signing up with Facebook?

In the past, whenever I signed up to some web app with Facebook, I got the option to give them a custom email address instead of revealing my Facebook email address. It now seems to be gone: There ...
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Get Facebook newsfeed or notification feeds

How can I get a URL to a Facebook Newsfeed, and if possible, notifications feed? There were methods to get Facebook Newsfeed to your application, but recently they haven't been working. Or maybe I'm ...
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On Facebook, is there a way to stop notifications for other people writing on the wall of an event I have RSVPed to?

It drives me crazy that I get notifications from people I don't know who have written on the wall of an event that I (along with 3000 other people) was invited to. I see that you can prevent ...
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Is it possible to protect Facebook page from takeover by other administrator?

If many people have admin access to Facebook page one of them can delete page, or remove other administrator. Is it possible to protect from that situation in some way (ie. master admin or password)? ...
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How can I prevent the posts of friends of Friends from showing up in Facebook?

How can I prevent the posts of friends of Friends in Facebook? I really don't care to see all the garbage some of these people post.
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Is text messaging required, if account information is lost for both Facebook profile and associated email account?

Suppose a user has lost their login information for their Facebook account and their email account at the same time; can this user regain access to their account using a regular land-line, or does it ...
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On Facebook, can I post publicly but hide the status from my friends?

On Facebook, I've got my real-life friends there but also subscribers which are usually IT people. Can I post something and make it visible only to subscribers and my "IT friends" (a list)? I don't ...
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What is the limit of Facebook friend requests you can receive?

I'm asking this because I receive a lot of friend requests everyday, but I know that there's a moment in which if someone clicks on your "add as friend" a pop-up will appear saying something like ...
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Facebook: List of friends that no longer appear in my news feed

For a few of my "friends" on Facebook I have set to not appear in my news feed. For some of them I would like to change that so that I can view them in my news feed again. Is there a list of such ...
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Facebook Class Schedule App

I am looking for a Facebook app where one can add schedules. I have a created a Fan Page for a dance school and they want to show their weekly classes, and I can't seem to find anything decent, and if ...
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See all posts from everyone in Facebook

Facebook now has a per-friend "How many updates?" settings that controls the number of updates that appear in the news feed from that friend. I want to see all updates from all of my friends. Is there ...
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Is it still possible to paste an mp3 link into a Facebook status? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to upload an mp3 to Facebook? I work for a public media radio station. We are currently working out a plan for extending our brand through the use of social media. ...
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How to signup with Facebook without allowing “post as myself”?

I’d love to sign up with Facebook wherever it’s offered, but if the app wants to "post as me", it’s a no-go. I don’t want some random app posting as myself. Is there any way to get the best of both, ...
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How to hide own Facebook profile photo in like box when updating feed?

I've put a 'Facebook Like Box with Activity Feed' which draws from a Facebook Page, on my Wordpress blog's sidebar. The sidebar is slim, so I've adjusted the dimensions of the box to fit it. However, ...
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Facebook Checkpoint, Locked Profile

I have been loged out of my facebook for a while. It all started when I imported some contacts from my old Yahoo mail. They locked my account and I now have to verify it, I tried this they send me a ...
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Changing my primary email

Here is my problem, at one point in the past i created another Facebook account to give me more credits in a Facebook game. I used my personal email that i currently use every day. Now i have deleted ...
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Facebook.com redirects me to their Advertising page [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Facebook opens “Ads Page” instead of regular homepage after login When I type in the URL facebook.com, it redirects me to their ads page and I am not able to ...
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Can Facebook Timeline be updated via an API?

Is it possible to update Facebook Timeline using some sort of an API? Say for instance if I wanted to upload a large amount of content for the reverse chronological history of the timeline?
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How to add likes to the top Facebook business pages?

I noticed in the NYT Facebook business page that they have the business page's likes posted at the very top of the their timeline profile on the right hand side, and that they are using it to display ...
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Which feature of Facebook Timeline should be used to indicate a publication has released a issue and why?

It seems obvious to me that the weekly pinned post that appears at the top of the page for 7 should be the current issue (But I could be wrong of course...please tell me if I am...) My goal is to ...
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Copy one of your albums to a facebook group

Is there a way to easily copy one of your personal albums to a group on facebook without having to download and then re upload each picture?
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Need help creating a Facebook fan page for my web startup

I would like to create a Facebook fan page for my web startup and need some directions as I have some questioning. When I go to http://www.facebook.com/pages/create.php I need to choose one of the ...
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Chat with Facebook friends without having Facebook account

I had a Facebook account, and deleted it, since I found Facebook overwhelming. Now, I would just like to chat (using web app or computer program) with some of my Facebook friends, so I wonder if this ...
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Compact Facebook like button [closed]

On a facebook 'page', there is a nice, compact 'Like' button: But, no matter how I tweak the options on the like button page, I cannot get anything like this. It always has additional stuff that I ...
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Is it possible to format the description of a Facebook event page?

I manage the Facebook page for an Orchestra, and the plain text format of the event description makes it difficult to create a readable listing. I'd like to be able to use bold, italics, bullets, ...
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Social Instagram activity on Facebook is split between the timeline post and the expanded picture

My friend and I both use Instagram for iOS. When we post a picture, there is an option to share it on Facebook. We both have the Facebook timeline enabled. When she posts a picture, she and her ...
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Deactivated Facebook accounts used in court

Can the court in anyway have access to a deactivated Facebook account? And if so, can they recover the permanently deleted account?
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Facebook is sending too many minor status updates from a distant friend

I keep getting every single update from a distant friend of mine for anything they do on Facebook. Whether it's a picture or a like. I get notifications for it. How do I stop this so that I would ...
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Facebook: List of recently added friends?

Is there a way to see what friends I recently added? It used to be possible using "Edit friends" but this part has changed it seems. "Became friends with" stories are set to not appear on my wall. ...
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Facebook: Can other people see who can see my posts?

Eg. if I set the settings on one of my posts so that only a certain group of people can see it, can those people see the list of people who can see the post? Thank!
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Comments and likes for a photo not showing up on Facebook profile, only when clicking the photo

On Facebook, I noticed that the comments and likes for a photo I checked in are not showing up on my profile but they display when I click into the photo. How can I get them to display directly on ...
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How do I contact Facebook

Contacting Facebook can prove to be challenge for some, are there any emails or phone numbers that are active for Facebook? I know that some of the email addresses come from replies to Facebook ...
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3gp video format viewable in Picasa/Flickr/Facebook?

Is the 3gp video format viewable in a simple browser once uploaded to Picasa or Flickr or Facebook? If not, what is the best format to transform it to so that it can be viewed in all of these 3 ...
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After uploading photos to Facebook from Aperture, all I see is “There are no photos in this album.”

I'm using Apple's Aperture to manage photos on my laptop. It has a built-in "share to Facebook" feature, which allows me to create a Facebook album and upload photos into it. The procedure When I ...
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Using Facebook Community Help Center as a Facebook Page

Is it possible to use Facebook Community Help Center as a Page? I cannot tell whether it works without writing an answer or a question (which I am trying to prevent as to not get notifications to my ...